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Offline savannah

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washer will not agitate and dryer does not heat properly
« on: January 16, 2010, 11:22:43 AM »
hi, my washer will not agitate but agitater spins freely by hand any help would be great also i have the matching dryer and it does not heat or dry properly.

Model lxr7144eq1

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Re: washer will not agitate and dryer does not heat properly
« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2010, 12:35:46 PM »
You simply need to replace the agitator dogs part number 80040. I have found a marvelous video on you tube that shows what to do. Basically this is an older machine but they all work on the same princible:

Agitator redo
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Re: washer will not agitate and dryer does not heat properly
« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2010, 12:39:29 PM »
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